Origin:Hebrew
Popularity:78
Meaning:God supports and heals
Josiah is a masculine Hebrew name that means “God supports and heals.” This biblical name is related to the Hebrew name Yoshiyahu with yoshi, meaning “support,” and Yahu translating to “Hebrew God.” In the Hebrew Bible, Josiah was a king who ruled Judah and was known for his love and devotion to God, wishing to spread this love with his kingdom. Josiah is an uplifting name with a supportive and comforting background that will be sure to resonate with those who wish to raise baby with faith.

Famous People Named Josiah

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  • Josiah Bell
    R&B Singer
  • Josiah Cerio
    Actor
  • Josiah Duggar
    Reality TV Star
  • Slater Josiah Vance
    Son of Courtney Vance

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Source: Social Security Administration

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